Miscellaneous Documents

Links marked with * are frequently visited pages. Chinese titles indicate Chinese text.

Game
[2004,2007] * Card Game Twenty-Four (popular math game)

Blogs
English for Chinese Short postings about the English language as studied by Chinese (some are moved into my book)
     English for Chinese Mirror of the above blog, accessible from mainland China
Health Reading Comments made after reading health science research articles or media reports
Some New Ideas Miscellaneous new ideas, innovative, or thought-provoking.

Languages and Linguistics
[2015,2016] *
Learning Spanish Words Through Etymology and Mnemonics My real first book!
[2014-2016] * Multi-language Translator Translate English to multiple languages simultaneously, used by students studying more than one language.
[2015] Random Thoughts while Studying English and Chinese My first book, on English, Chinese, culture, linguistics.
[2014] Etymology Helps Learning Foreign Languages
[2010-2016] 学外语 (Learning Foreign Languages)
[2008-] English for Chinese Blog
    English for Chinese Mirror of the above blog, accessible from mainland China
[2009] * Natural Language Word Frequency (汉语字频或西文词频统计的一种新方法)
[2006,2009] Chinese Character Usage Frequency (汉语字频或西文词频统计的一种新方法)
[1991,2001,2006,2010] Identify a Foreign Language

Travels
[2010] Travel to Chongqing (重庆游记)
[2007] Travel to Korea
[2007] Travel to Europe
[2008] Travel to Washington DC and New York

Chinese Culture
[2009-] *
中国文化学习短文 (short notes on Chinese history and culture)
[2011-] * 国际中国学杂志《通报》文章目录汉译 (sinology journal T'oung Pao article titles in Chinese)
[2013] 钱钟书《七缀集》西文勘误 (Qian Zhongshu Qi Zhui Ji western language errata)
[2010] 重庆造纸厂简史 (history of Chongqing Paper Mill)
[2006,2009] Chinese Character Usage Frequency (汉语字频或西文词频统计的一种新方法)
[2009] 论吐痰 (On Spitting)
[2008] * Chinese Painting (including a painting by me)
[2006] * Chinese Music Simplified Notation
[2006] Herb Name Frequency
[2006,2014] 天干地支 (Find Ordinal Position of a Year in Chinese Lunar Calendar 60-Year Cycle )
[2006] How to Learn the Chinese Characters Most Efficiently (mostly for the second generation Chinese immigrants)
[2014-] 文言片段 (fragments of Literary Chinese)

Computer-related
[2016] Multi-Language Spell-Checker
[2007] Windows Utilities and Tips (English club presentation at eBay China, Shanghai)
[2000,2007] Newsgroup Reading/Posting Tips
[2007-11] Random Thoughts about Search Engines (the part about English study proved to be very helpful in China)
[2006] A real example of finding scam by reading mail header
[old] Conserve Memory When Using Windows

Personal
[2014] 重庆一中回忆片段
[2009] 我在中国上学 (by Jasmine)
[2009] 愉快的初中生活
[2008] Link to daughter Crystal's blog
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Data Analysis
[2016] Vehicle Reliability Based on 2016 Consumer Reports Data
[2015] Vehicle Reliability Based on 2015 Consumer Reports Data
[2015] National Days Concentrate in Summer and Early Fall

Local: Houston, Harris County, etc
[2007] Houston House Search Tips (har.com "hacks", etc)
[1999,2007] Houston Public Library / Harris County Public Library book duetime reminder program (moderate computer literacy required)
[2000] How Houston Streets Are Numbered
[1999] Can You Pick Wildflowers?

Philosophy of Science
[1991,2014] 规律的逻辑研究 A Logical Study of Laws of Nature, M.A. thesis
[1989,2009] 简单性研究 (On Simplicity)
[1991,2009] 论典型和科学方法论研究
  [1991,2004,2006] How to be Typical: A Philosophical Study (partial translation of the above article)
[2004] Philosophy of Reproducibility
[1991] (re-translation of Laplace's Concerning Probability)

Father-in-Law's Research (free book download)
[2006] 三峡库区的水文循环 (Sanxia Hydrology Research, about Three-Gorges-Dam)

Uncategorized
[2016] Acupuncture is removed from back pain treatment guideline in UK
[2014] What and how much benefit is gained by what exercise?
[2013] 快速放松的技巧 (Fast Relaxation Techniques)
[2011] Jokes and Anecdotes
[2006] Children's Stories
[2005] Ideas for Sale
[2006] Old Hobby: Cars
[2006] Health Notes (being moved to healthreading.blogspot.com)


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